Praised in some quarters as a useful tool for bringing criminal perpetrators to justice, criticized by others as a threat to state sovereignty, universal jurisdiction has certainly emerged as a heated topic within international criminal law.
Baker, Roozbeh (Rudy) B.
"Universal Jurisdiction And The Case Of Belgium: A Critucal Assessment,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 16
, Article 8.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol16/iss1/8